Acupuncture is a holistic treatment which involves the insertion of very thin needles through your skin at specific points on your body.
What is Acupuncture?
As a key component of traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture holds the idea that every form of illness is caused by an energy imbalance in the human body,and therefore the aim of this therapy focuses on balancing your body’s energy again. So far acupuncture therapy has spread to more than 160 countries and regions in the world, among which have legislated for acupuncture and moxibustion.
Acupuncture is most commonly used to treat pain(acute and chronic), as well as many other common conditions: sciatica, arthritis, headaches, stroke, digestive problems, abdominal problems, infertility, obesity, stress management, etc.
Type of Acupuncture Therapies
There are many types of acupuncture therapies such as Filiform Acupuncture, Scalp Acupuncture, Auricular Acupuncture, Moxibustion, Acupressure Therapy, Bloodletting Therapy, Cupping Therapy, Guasha Therapy, Tuina(Massage) Therapy, etc.